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May 2022

Instagram Live – The 75th WHA: What Is It & Why Does It Matter?

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Organized by Pathfinder International Instagram Live – The 75th WHA: What Is It & Why Does It Matter? May 18, 2022 Join us on Wednesday at 12pm EST on Instagram for a live fireside chat with Ruth Ngechu, our Global Engagement Director, and Susan Brown, Women in Global Health‘s Director of Global Policy and Advocacy, who will discuss the importance of the #WorldHealthAssembly at a global level, as well as for their local context of Kenya and Geneva, and the importance of having women, youth,…

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Elevating the voices of nurses & midwives for vaccine equity & acceptance

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT

Organized by Nursing Now Challenge, WISH, Sabin Vaccine Institute Elevating the voices of nurses & midwives for vaccine equity & acceptance May 19, 2022 Livestream The Immunisation Advocacy Champions cohort of the Nursing Now Challenge will lead a pre-WHA session as part of a pre-WHA75 workshop to discuss ways nurses and midwives have been advocating for vaccine equity and acceptance during the COVID-19 pandemic. They will also discuss the importance of early-career nurses and midwives advocating on this issue amid an inequitable…

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World Heart Summit 2022

May 20 - May 21

Organized by World Heart Federation World Heart Summit 2022 May 20-21, 2022 RSVP Now in its 7th edition, the World Heart Summit will take place on May 21-22, 2022, just two days ahead of the World Health Assembly, under the timely and universal theme of Cardiovascular Health for Everyone. Delegates to this exclusive, invitation-only event will engage with policymakers, diplomats, researchers, private sector partners and health advocates, forging ties with leaders and innovators in the global cardiovascular community with the…

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Walk the Talk: Health For All Challenge

May 22 @ 2:30 am - 4:30 am EDT

Organized by the World Health Organization Walk the Talk: Health For All Challenge May 22, 2022 RSVP The World Health Organization will organize the 3rd edition in Geneva of the “Walk the Talk: Health For All Challenge” on May 22, on the morning of the World Health Assembly. Participants are invited to run or walk two routes: 3 km or 4.2 km. People of all ages and abilities will start at Place des Nations from 8:30 a.m. CEST. People around…

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Charting a Path to the Triple Billion Targets in a Pandemic Era

May 22 @ 5:00 am - 6:45 am EDT

Organized by the Global Health Centre and the United Nations Foundation Charting a Path to the Triple Billion Targets in a Pandemic Era May 22, 2022 RSVP The Global Health Centre and the United Nations Foundation will co-host their annual briefing on 22 May 2022 to preview the key issues being considered at the 75th World Health Assembly (WHA) and explain WHA modalities for delegates, non-state actors, the media, and general audiences. The event will highlight the impact of the…

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Unlocking Food Composition to Revolutionize Food Systems for Human and Planetary Health

May 22 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm EDT

Organized by the Periodic Table of Food Initiative Unlocking Food Composition to Revolutionize Food Systems for Human and Planetary Health May 22, 2022 RSVP On May 22 from 17:30 to 19:30 CEST, the Periodic Table of Food Initiative, a global participatory project to comprehensively profile the diverse composition of food eaten around the world, with support from The Rockefeller Foundation, Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research, and the Seerave Foundation, will host its launch as a side event during the…

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An Enabled, Fit-for-Purpose Health Workforce for Africa

May 23 @ 1:30 am - 2:30 am EDT

Organized by the World Health Organization (WHO), Amref Health Africa, and Pathfinder International An Enabled, Fit-for-Purpose Health Workforce for Africa May 23, 2022 RSVP The side event aims to bring together multiple countries in Africa to generate high level conversation, debate and political solutions to boost progress in the global efforts to adapt and mitigate against climate change effects on universal health coverage with women and youth at the centre. Expected outcomes The initiation of multi-sectoral South-to-south dialogue on climate…

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Time To End RHD: From Promises To Action

May 23 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am EDT

Organized by World Hearth Federation Time To End RHD: From Promises To Action May 23, 2022 RSVP Join the World Heart Federation for a virtual event on ending rheumatic heart disease. The event will be held on May 23, 2022 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. CEST. Are you hosting an event soon? Share your event with us by emailing events@globalhealth.org. And, stay up-to-date with the news from the global health community by signing up for our monthly newsletter.

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Pushing the Needle on Women’s Health

May 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT

Organized by Pathfinder International, What to Expect Project, and Global Health Council Pushing the Needle on Women’s Health May 23, 2022 RSVP Join Pathfinder International, What to Expect Project, and Global Health Council for a roundtable discussion on what’s next on the agenda for improving maternal, newborn, and child health—including leveraging innovations in digital health to reach more families in the ongoing COVID-19 landscape. Together, we’ll foster a conversation on opportunities for engaging with WHO on family health, plans for…

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Strengthening Health Systems through upscaling Surgical Care Overcoming the final hurdle: Sustainable Financing

May 23 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm EDT

Organized by Global Surgery Foundation Strengthening Health Systems through upscaling Surgical Care Overcoming the final hurdle: Sustainable Financing May 23, 2022 RSVP We invite you to a Global Surgery Foundation side-event at the margins of the 75th World Health Assembly, entitled Strengthening Health Systems through upscaling Surgical Care Overcoming the final hurdle: Sustainable Financing The event will bring together high-level leaders from member states, United Nations, academia, civil society, and industry in a discussion panel with a subsequent networking forum. Date: Monday, 23 May…

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